avant garde quotes

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An avant-garde man is like an enemy inside a city he is bent on destroying, against which he rebels; for like any system of govern ...
There is a certain kind of person who is so dominated by the desire to be loved for himself alone that he has constantly to test t ...
Life is difficult for those who have the daring to first set out on an unknown road. The avant-garde always has a bad time of it.
The avant-garde is now stranded in the past.
Avant-garde art jousts with propriety, but takes care never to unseat it.
Consider the relationship of Hollywood and Broadway. In the twenties, the two were sharply differentiated, movies being produced f ...
Like the international avant-garde, rock-and-roll is the creative product of a rebellious youth culture trying to reach a mass aud ...
Avant-gardism is an addiction that can be appeased only by a revolution in permanence.
I never wanted to live an unembellished life, and I have never done it.... Living under such a compulsion has been like painting p ...
I have always rebelled against the unadorned, the unbefitting, the unawakened, the unresisting, the undesirable, the unplanned, th ...
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